View Single Post
Old 11-09-2012, 07:16 AM   #55
point blank
Octoberist's Avatar
Join Date: May 2005
Location: California
Posts: 43,402
Default Re: Return of the Jedi Appreciation Thread

Originally Posted by Soapy View Post
I definitely agree with that, though I'm fine with it in Revenge of the Sith because the scarring or whatever that's supposed to be is "fresh", but if I remember correctly they use the same makeup for that insert they shot for The Empire Strikes Back.
Yeah, so when you saw the same 'Revenge of the Sith' type make up in 'Empire', it took me out of the movie for a second. What a terrible change.

While it mildy affected the continuity of the actors playing Emperor, I thought the original 'Emperor' from ESB was ominous and had better line readings than the new footage with Ian McDiarmd.

"For me, I hope people take away when they see 'The Force Awakens' is the sense that in the most ordinary life, the most extraordinary things can happen."

-- J.J. Abrams
Octoberist is online now   Reply With Quote